Being your own boss

Journalist, dentist, lawyer, notary, translator, architect, business coach, photographer, psychologist. Many of these professionals opt against working the traditional nine-to-five. Very often they do not even want to work full time. And the economy is in their favor. They can render their services ...

Locked content Majority of Ukrainians in Poland mulls moving somewhere else

As many as 60.2 percent of Ukrainians working in Poland is considering working in a country other than Poland and Ukraine, according to the latest report by HR consultancy EWL. Most of them (27 percent) is considering Germany as their work destination. “Despite the huge popularity of Poland, most of...

Nearly 60% of Ukrainian employees would rather move to Germany

Over a half (59 percent) of Ukrainians working in Poland would leave for Germany, once the migration policy of Poland’s western neighbor changed to offer conditions similar to those in Poland, a study conducted by Work Service revealed. “The fact that Ukraine’s citizens are coming to the Polish job ...

Locked content ZUS: Ukrainians paying social insurance reach 345k in Q1

As many as 345k Ukrainians paid social security ZUS premiums at and-Q1, according to the social security board. It is a 29k q/q increase and 117k y/y growth. Out of that number, 182k Ukrainian nationals were employed with labor-law contracts which is a nearly 20k q/q growth and 65k y/y rise….

Locked content EC report: Poland’s labor market strongest ever

Poland’s labor market situation is the best in its recent history, public debt will continue to decrease (to 49.1 percent of GDP in 2019) and budget deficit should stabilize at 1.4 percent of GDP next year, according to the recently publish report prepared by the European Commission for 27 EU countr...

Locked content Poles want to work in Germany, the Netherlands – report

Poles are most willing to work in the euro zone countries, such as Germany (31.4 percent) and the Netherlands (15 percent), according to a recent report by HR consultancy Work Service. Moreover, if Poland were to adopt the euro it would be an incentive to travel abroad for work for over 1/3 of emplo...

Locked content New initiative to employ Ukrainians legally inaugurated

A new campaign aimed at ensuring fair and transparent employment for Ukrainian workers called “Partnership and employment” was inaugurated during the Baltic Business Forum in Świnoujście on April 20. Both Polish and Ukrainian employers’ organizations and employment agencies have joined the initiativ...